On Tuesday, Jan.12, 2016, the Washoe County Board of County Commissioners approved the Mt. Rose Scenic Byway and the Washoe Valley Scenic Byway Corridor Management Plans. Special thanks to Cheryl Surface, Washoe County Parks Planner, Design Workshop, and all of you who participated in the process by attending workshops and completing surveys. We can all...Read more
Washoe Valley Scenic Byway Corridor Management PlanWhat is a Corridor Management Plan (CMP)? • Identifies the corridor’s most valuable intrinsic qualities • Establishes goals to manage and preserve valued qualities • Address issues related to safety, access, visitor experience and environmental gain • Identifies opportunities for wayfinding and signage • Creates marketing and promotion strategies • Identifies implementation and management strategies...
Join us Saturday September 26th, 9am-12pm at Washoe Lake State Park. Volunteers will collect seeds from native plants in Washoe Lake State Park. The seeds collected from this event will go into restoration projects for other public land sites. When heading North or South on I580/395 Take exit 46 For more information please contact the BLM Office...Read more
Thank you, washoevalley.org! Threatening weather didn’t dampen the spirits at this year’s annual Celebrate Washoe Valley event. We arrived early and things were already getting lively with a great blue grass band providing entertainment. Trying to navigate all the booths was daunting. So...Read more
Washoe Lake State Park received a Recreation Trails Grant to improve the Deadman's Creek Trail and to build an equestrian obstacle course. You may have already noticed that the gazebo on the trail has been removed and the new one will be installed within the next few months....Read more
Celebrate Washoe Valley May 16,2015 ~ 10am Location: Washoe Lake State Park A Special event to educate, inform and engage the community about the beauty and preservation of the Washoe Valley ...Read more